The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drools
Rank 590 609 596
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs citing Drools 32 25 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.054% 0.082%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 31
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +92.30%
Drools
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16216 17726 17748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.73% 38.20% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13918 15154 15187
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Drools across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in London

Drools
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Drools across the London region.

Drools Salary Trend in London

Drools
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Drools across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Drools Salary Histogram in London

Drools
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Drools within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +19 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Drools
England

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Drools also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Drools.

1 54 (94.74%) Java
2 48 (84.21%) Hibernate
3 42 (73.68%) Spring
4 28 (49.12%) JBoss
4 28 (49.12%) Jenkins
5 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (42.11%) Open Source
7 23 (40.35%) Maven
7 23 (40.35%) Linux
8 22 (38.60%) J2EE
8 22 (38.60%) Git (software)
9 20 (35.09%) ActiveMQ
10 18 (31.58%) TDD
10 18 (31.58%) Retail
10 18 (31.58%) Tomcat
11 17 (29.82%) SOAP
11 17 (29.82%) MySQL
12 16 (28.07%) SQL
12 16 (28.07%) Web Services
12 16 (28.07%) SOA
13 15 (26.32%) XML
13 15 (26.32%) Apache Camel
14 14 (24.56%) Finance
14 14 (24.56%) jBPM
14 14 (24.56%) JSON
15 13 (22.81%) Apache
15 13 (22.81%) SDLC
16 12 (21.05%) MongoDB
16 12 (21.05%) JIRA
16 12 (21.05%) QA

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Drools also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Drools. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (49.12%) JBoss
2 18 (31.58%) Tomcat
3 13 (22.81%) Apache
4 10 (17.54%) nginx
4 10 (17.54%) Apache Solr
5 9 (15.79%) Mule
6 8 (14.04%) WebLogic
7 7 (12.28%) Mule ESB
8 6 (10.53%) WebSphere
9 4 (7.02%) Confluence
10 2 (3.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (3.51%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (3.51%) Drupal
10 2 (3.51%) Alfresco
10 2 (3.51%) MQSeries
10 2 (3.51%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) FTP
2 2 (3.51%) HTTP
2 2 (3.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) MySQL
2 12 (21.05%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.26%) Big Data
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.51%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 28 (49.12%) Jenkins
2 23 (40.35%) Maven
3 22 (38.60%) Git (software)
4 12 (21.05%) JIRA
5 11 (19.30%) JUnit
5 11 (19.30%) SoapUI
6 6 (10.53%) Eclipse
6 6 (10.53%) IntelliJ
6 6 (10.53%) WebLogic Workshop
6 6 (10.53%) Ant
7 5 (8.77%) Hudson
7 5 (8.77%) JMeter
8 4 (7.02%) Subversion
8 4 (7.02%) Checkstyle
8 4 (7.02%) Selenium
8 4 (7.02%) XMLUnit
9 3 (5.26%) NeoLoad
10 2 (3.51%) Mockito
10 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (31.58%) Retail
2 14 (24.56%) Finance
3 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 39 (68.42%) Developer
2 38 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Java Software Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) Software Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Consultant
4 6 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Java Consultant
4 6 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Middleware Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Integration Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.26%) QA Manager
6 3 (5.26%) UI Programmer
6 3 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (5.26%) UI Developer
6 3 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (84.21%) Hibernate
2 42 (73.68%) Spring
3 22 (38.60%) J2EE
4 20 (35.09%) ActiveMQ
5 17 (29.82%) SOAP
6 16 (28.07%) Web Services
7 15 (26.32%) XML
7 15 (26.32%) Apache Camel
8 14 (24.56%) jBPM
8 14 (24.56%) JSON
9 11 (19.30%) JMS
10 10 (17.54%) RESTful
11 8 (14.04%) REST
11 8 (14.04%) jQuery
11 8 (14.04%) Java EE
11 8 (14.04%) JTA
11 8 (14.04%) Ajax
11 8 (14.04%) HTML
12 6 (10.53%) JDBC
12 6 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.77%) Blog
3 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (40.35%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.11%) Open Source
3 18 (31.58%) TDD
4 16 (28.07%) SOA
5 13 (22.81%) SDLC
6 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
7 10 (17.54%) E-Commerce
7 10 (17.54%) OO
8 9 (15.79%) Scrum
8 9 (15.79%) Waterfall
9 8 (14.04%) High Availability
9 8 (14.04%) API Design
9 8 (14.04%) Multithreading
10 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
10 7 (12.28%) BDD
11 6 (10.53%) Migration
12 5 (8.77%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (8.77%) Integration Testing
12 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 54 (94.74%) Java
2 16 (28.07%) SQL
3 8 (14.04%) Groovy
4 4 (7.02%) XPath
4 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.02%) PHP
4 4 (7.02%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.51%) Ruby
5 2 (3.51%) C++
5 2 (3.51%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle
1 8 (14.04%) IBM
2 6 (10.53%) Sybase
3 5 (8.77%) Splunk
3 5 (8.77%) AppDynamics
3 5 (8.77%) MuleSoft
4 4 (7.02%) Solace
5 2 (3.51%) SAP
5 2 (3.51%) Adobe
5 2 (3.51%) Informatica
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